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4th of July Events in Big Bear

4 Jun 2019
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Independence Day is one of our favorite holidays to celebrate in Big Bear! Why? Because it’s full of fun events for the whole family! Here are some of the many events you won’t want to miss:


Fireworks Spectacular

Come attend the biggest 4th of July fireworks display in Southern California on Thursday July 4th.  The fireworks are shot off from a barge on the Lake directly off of Pine Knot Landing.  Fireworks begin between 8:45-9:15pm. Viewable from any of our public parks or the best spot, from a boat on the Lake. Make sure to bring a jacket or blanket because it can get cold.


Independence Day Fair

A day of fun for the entire family under the pines.  Festivities include kids’ fun, vendors, & live music.

Visitors to Big Bear Lake this July 4th holiday will enjoy an action-packed holiday for the entire family. The 25th annual Big Bear Lake Independence Day Fair provides a fun-filled outing under the pines. Visitors will be able to enjoy shopping, activities for the little ones, and live entertainment in the high-altitude beer garden.

The Independence Day Fair features arts and crafts booths with unique and one-of-a-kind items. Vendors will be selling a large variety of items including wire-wrap jewelry, home & garden decore, candles, homemade jams, health products, toys and vintage clothing. Watch as crafters make their wares onsite. A sampling of Bear Valley Farmer’s Market will also available throughout the day. Little visitors will enjoy a variety of activities include bounce house, arts & crafts, face painting, contests, and a variety of tasty treats. 


Art on the Corner

Art on the Corner in the Heart of Big Bear Village on the corner of Village Drive and Pine Knot Avenue.  Fine Art and Craftsmanship will be features in a variety of mediums.  Enjoy a glass of beer or wine, enjoy the music and browse the wonderful artwork.   Proceeds to benefit the Bear Valley Guild for the Arts and the Open Sky Music Foundation.

FREE for all to attend. 

Hours are 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Thursday, Friday Saturday, and Sunday, July 4-7.